It’s being billed as Jennifer Lopez’s first performance in the Bronx — her hometown borough. But next Wednesday’s concert is more headache than homecoming for one community, where some are dreading the event.
City Island residents were claiming victory Sunday in its fight against a planned new bridge to the Bronx that they thought was out of scale with their small, maritime community.
City Island residents pride themselves on living in one of the city’s few fishing enclaves. But, the aging bridge to the island is about to be replaced with a design that has some of them concerned.
The New York City Department of Transportation on Monday announced plans to tear down the City Island Bridge in the Bronx and replace it with a new span.
In this week’s installment of One Tank Trips, we won’t even leave the city, but you’ll be transported a world away.
When Rheingold shut down its brewery in the 1960s, the Bronx became a beer wasteland. That was until a few years ago.
The popular Tony’s Pier Restaurant on City Island in the Bronx was in ruins Tuesday, following a fire that struck in the midst of Superstorm Sandy.
Numerous bridges have been shut and power has been cut to parts of lower Manhattan.
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The small island, which is almost completely submerged at high tide, is mostly rocky, and is littered with thousands of mussel shells among the rocks and some small patches of grass.
It lacks many basic amenities and has an off-putting name, but Rat Island can be your very own when it goes up for auction next week.
New York City firefighters hit the streets Friday, marching over the Brooklyn Bridge in protest.
The scene of devastation throughout the south — especially Alabama — broke the heart of Patricia Madsen, who decided to do something about it.
The loss of life and property across the tornado-ravaged south touched the heart of one City Island woman, so she decided to do something to help.
Witnesses said the driver, 40-year-old Peter Wolfman, was speeding moments before he tried to make a u-turn.